Smart Envelope
With India's extreme temperature, the choice of façade material is as important as the architectural design. Besides enhancing the urban image, facades play a big role in maintaining the environment both inside and outside of the structure. While traditional Read more...
Building Envelopes Embracing Design Technology
Visual mosaics of building envelopes form skylines and aerial frames of our cities today. Conceived in varying scales, shimmers and ages, to envelope a building is to add visual identity, character and expression of architecture to the context, and the city at large Read more...
Sustainable Facade Wooden Wall
When it comes to the façade of a building, however grand or humble, builders as well as end users mostly realize that it's no more about just the looks. A killer look or an awe inspiring design must be augmented by functionality – energy efficiency, insulation capability Read more...
Facades for Climatic Adaptability
Facades and building envelopes determine visual identity, character and expression of architecture. Design and aesthetics of building skins impart a character to a place, externally, and is a major parameter for building performance, internally. Building facades lie Read more...
Across centuries, building forms and types have been adapted to local climatic conditions. Only in the 20th century did the development of the technology of mechanical air-conditioning allow the design of building envelopes independently of the conditions and parameters Read more...